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  • Market size: Global home audio equipment market
  • Global home audio equipment market by product type 2014 (unit shipment)

About Home Audio Equipment Home audio equipment are audio electronics intended for home entertainment use. They include home theatre systems, sound bars, and smart speakers. Technavio’s analysts forecast the Global Home Audio Equipment Market to grow at a CAGR of 16.13% during the period 2018-2022. Covered...

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  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN CHINA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema recorded a negative performance in retail volume terms in 2018, which was due to changes in the ways consumers purchased and listened to music. More specifically, mass consumers preferred utilising various music apps on their smartphones to enjoy music. Consumers who looked for high sound quality chose wireless speakers...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • China
  • Demand
  • Home Audio and Interior Design
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN FRANCE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

With a high household penetration rate for home audio in France, consumers are not keen to spend on classic equipment, such as stand-alone audio separates, speakers and hi-fi systems. Except for purists and consumers who are seeking high-end classic audio devices, a growing proportion of French consumers are switching to modern substitutes,...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • France
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN INDIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

With manufacturers improving the quality of speakers in LCD TVs, the demand for home audio and cinema systems is declining. As a result, many of the leading manufacturers are shifting their focus away from the category. The unit price of home audio and cinema systems declined in 2018 due to decreasing demand. Euromonitor International’s...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • India
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN GERMANY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Innovative Wireless Speakers Increase the Pressure on Home Audio and Cinema

In 2018, home audio and cinema in Germany was heavily impacted by new product launches and innovations in other categories such as wireless speakers and even televisions, for example with integrated high-resolution speakers or soundbars. This additional competition had an adverse effect on volume sales of overall home audio and cinema and...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Germany
  • Demand
  • Heterogeneous Performance of Home Audio and Cinema
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN ROMANIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Increasing consumer purchasing power and a positive economic context favoured higher retail value sales of home audio and cinema in Romania in 2018. Romanians are becoming more sophisticated consumers, focusing on quality when it comes to their favourite media products. This was also illustrated by the increase in unit prices in both 2017...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Romania
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN DENMARK - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

In home audio, wireless adaption is growing in importance as streaming services such as Spotify are immensely popular amongst Danes. Most other categories were therefore declining as Danes preferred wireless speakers instead of analogue audio systems 2018. Soundbars have further benefitted from enhanced product development integrating artificially...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Denmark
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN VENEZUELA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

According to the NGO Observatorio Venezolano de Violencia (Venezuelan Observatory of Violence), Venezuela registered 89 violent deaths per 100,000 inhabitants in 2017, which translated into 26,616 victims and kept the country in second place in the list of the most dangerous countries in the world. Over the review period, there was a strong...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Venezuela
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN POLAND - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema continues to endure declining volume and value sales, accelerated by the fact that consumers are increasingly replacing their home audio and cinema systems with more compact products such as wireless speakers. Furthermore, laptops are more frequently used for screening of TV series and movies. Moreover, alternatives such...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Poland
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SOUTH KOREA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema is expected to see a retail volume decline over the forecast period; a stronger decline than seen during the review period. The worst performance is expected to be seen by digital media player docks, followed by hi-fi systems. The rising popularity of wireless speakers will continue to negatively influence sales of digital...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • South Korea
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SINGAPORE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

The pattern of consuming audio and video has changed. Cassette tapes or CDs were traditionally used to store music and consumers would own a huge hi-fi or audio system consisting of an amplifier or player and speakers to play music in good quality. However, as digitisation has occurred with advances in technology, formats on which to store...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Singapore
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN ISRAEL - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema recorded a heavy decline in volume sales in 2018, in fact the heaviest loss of the review period, due to several products becoming irrelevant for consumers, such as hi-fi systems, digital media player docks and other home audio and cinema. These products are rapidly being replaced by wireless speakers, which offer easier...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Israel
  • Demand
  • Sony Malaysia Leads Home Audio and Cinema
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN MALAYSIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Despite the expected decline in overall home audio and cinema, retail volume sales of home cinema and speakers are expected to grow over the forecast period, driven primarily by the increasing popularity of soundbars. Soundbars are becoming the preferred home audio and cinema component as televisions become larger and thinner. Many consumers...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Malaysia
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN TURKEY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Home Audio and Cinema Sales To Continue Falling

Home audio and cinema sales have fallen strongly since 2013, with hi-fi systems no longer being popular and consumers mainly preferring portable options. In addition, the swift expansion of smartphones and wireless speakers in Turkey, thanks to massive cellular broadband infrastructure investments by network providers, have also contributed...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Turkey
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN AUSTRALIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home cinema and speaker systems experienced a positive year due to an increase in sales of products such as sound bars. Televisions continued to show limited improvements in sound quality and this has become a problem for many consumers. Australians continued to seek sound systems that will enhance the sound quality of their televisions at...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Australia
  • Demand
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth
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Home audio and cinema continued its downward trend, as these products are not regarded as essential appliances but more as a sign of upper-class status by most of the Czech population. This common perception did not change much since the price dropped and these products became available to a wider mass audience. With a massive boom in MP3/MP4...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Czech Republic
  • Demand
  • Global Brands in Mexican Home Audio and Cinema
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN MEXICO - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Home cinema and speaker systems remained highly relevant in Mexico in 2018 because few consumers can afford a new television with the most sophisticated and superior sound systems, as these are often very expensive for some low- to mid-income groups in the country. Therefore, players within home cinema and speaker systems that improved the...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Mexico
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SWEDEN - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

The volume sales of home audio and cinema continued to fall in 2018, largely due to rising competition from wireless speakers. Wireless speakers offer advantages in terms of convenience, flexibility and mobility, in addition to appealing to the interior design aspirations of householders. Householders often desire clean, minimalistic and uncluttered...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Sweden
  • Demand
  • International Players Dominate Home Audio and Cinema Category
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Digital media player docks are increasingly becoming unpopular in the United Arab Emirates. This is mainly due to wireless connectivity being offered by the vast majority of hi-fi systems and home cinema and speaker systems by the end of the review period. Consequently, consumers have little need to buy digital media player docks, with volume...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN SOUTH AFRICA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

In a category where innovation is one of the soundest steps that can be taken to ensure competitiveness, little occurred that changed home audio and cinema dramatically in 2018. One of the main innovations to have had an impact on consumer purchasing behaviour is Bluetooth functionality for home audio appliances and devices. Even though portable...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • South Africa
  • Demand
  • Sony Nederland Leads Home Audio and Cinema
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Only home cinema and speaker systems and speakers recorded positive retail volume sales growth in 2018. Soundbars enjoyed high demand, which drove volume sales growth of home cinema and speaker systems. For many consumers, soundbars are easy to install and do not require an audio separate, which would increase the cost and require more space....

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Netherlands
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN VIETNAM - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

2017-2018 has seen income levels rise, which has resulted in increased demand from Vietnamese consumers for higher living standards. As consumers have more disposable income, they can spend more money on entertainment. As such, home cinema and speaker systems has benefited from an increased demand for a better listening and viewing experience....

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Vietnam
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN THE PHILIPPINES - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Digitalisation has greatly impacted the audio industry, with consumers increasingly shifting to music and film streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Smartphone usage in the Philippines continues to grow due to the multi-functionality and convenience of these devices. Rising demand for convenience and a trend towards apartment living,...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Philippines
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN COLOMBIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Apart from hi-fi systems and other home audio and cinema, subcategories within home audio and cinema have become a niche for audio enthusiasts. Portability and wireless integration are some of the major trends that are reshaping home audio and cinema. Hi-fi systems, which accounts for half of the wider home audio and cinema category, continues...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Colombia
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN MOROCCO - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema is likely to post lower volume sales growth over the forecast period due to many reasons. From a social perspective, Moroccan lifestyles are changing and people are increasingly relying on personal headphones to listen to music, especially with the rising prevalence of Bluetooth headphones and of multiple-device connectivity....

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Morocco
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN CHILE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Hi-fi systems is the most important category within home audio and cinema, in terms of both volume sales and innovation. Innovation in terms of new formats to experience music is attracting interest amongst consumers and creating new opportunities for brands. For instance, DJ and karaoke functions are new characteristics that differentiate...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Chile
  • Demand
  • the Leaders in Home Audio and Cinema
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN HUNGARY - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

Thanks to increasing unit prices and Hungarian consumers’ rising purchasing power, home audio and cinema saw value growth in 2018, despite a volume decline. Quality audio systems are still popular amongst Hungarians, due to the widening range of music and films available online. Most consumers buy these products for the long-term, and only...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Hungary
  • Demand
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN AUSTRIA - CATEGORY ANALYSIS
  • Forecast Sales of Home Audio and Cinema by Category: % Value Growth

Home audio and cinema in Austria recorded further volume and value declines in 2018. The growing popularity of mobile devices such as tablets or smartphones as audio players as well as the increasing selection and acceptance of wireless speakers negatively impacted the development of more traditional home audio and cinema products. Younger...

  • Filmed Entertainment
  • Home Audio
  • Movie Theater
  • Austria
  • Demand
  • Home Audio and Cinema Losing Popularity
  • HOME AUDIO AND CINEMA IN UKRAINE - CATEGORY ANALYSIS

The expansion of wireless speakers negatively impacted home audio and cinema in 2018. Hi-fi systems can easily be replaced with a smartphone with wireless speakers. The portability of wireless speakers makes them more desired than speakers for many potential consumers. Offering a much larger variety of low-end devices, wireless speakers caused...

  • Audio And Video Equipment
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Home Audio
  • Ukraine
  • Demand